Category: Industrial Automation

Auto Industry Must Use New Simulation Tools, Business Models and Be Faster. Or Die.

Multiple OEMs with low profits exposed to higher costs and nimble competitors Simulation tools have potential to be a golden bullet, creating multi-billion dollar opportunity...

/ January 27, 2020

There is a New Behemoth in Hydraulics

Acquisition means Danfoss over-take Bosch to become global #1 mobile hydraulics vendor With acquisition, Danfoss is the 2nd largest supplier of industrial hydraulics globally Danfoss...

/ January 24, 2020

The Motion Control Market: Global and Regional Perspectives

Our recent study on the motion control market shows that, despite a small decline in 2019 of 3.8%, the market will grow strongly to exceed...

/ January 23, 2020

Single-Cable Servo Motor Market to Grow to $4.3 Billion by 2028

A clear trend in servo technology is the move towards employing single-cable connections to link a servo motor and servo drive. Typically, this has required...

/ January 8, 2020

The Motion Controls Market – 2019

Although the motion control market may be considered fairly mature there are important trends impacting its future growth, helping drive revenues at an above average...

/ December 19, 2019

Manufacturing Outlook for 2020: A Slow Start But Picking Up Steam

We recently co-hosted a webinar with our economic forecasting partner, ITR Economics. If you missed the webinar, here is a brief summary of the key...

/ December 12, 2019

The Low Voltage AC Motor Drive Market – 2019

The trend of decentralization in manufacturing continues to manifest in the low voltage AC motor drive market. Limited cabinet space, increased demand for modularity, and...

/ December 12, 2019

General Motors and LG Chem Joint Venture – How Does This Differ From Tesla and Panasonic?

On December 5th, General Motors announced that it will work with LG Chem to produce battery cells on a large scale for use in the...

/ December 10, 2019

SPS Review – Decentralisation; Multi-Axis Servos; new DC Drives; and the Rise of Industrial Software

We recently returned from the annual SPS exhibition in Nuremberg, Germany full of confidence at what we’d seen. Now in its 30th year, SPS marks...

/ December 4, 2019